Amy Kates is Managing Director at Kates Kesler Organization Consulting, which is part of Accenture, and is based in New York, New York. She works with senior executives to assess organizational issues, reshape structures and processes, and build depth of management capability. In addition to her consulting work, she teaches organization design in the Executive MBA program at the DTU School of Business in Denmark and through Cornell University. She is a Resource Partner to the Center for Effective Organizations at the Marshall School of Business at USC and is a member of the i4cp Thought Leadership Consortium. She is an advisory board member for the Organization Design Forum and a board member of the Organization Design Community. She has also been appointed a Visiting Fellow to the government of Singapore for the 2018 - 2020. In 2018, she joined the board of Educate!, a non-profit focused on secondary school curriculum reform in east Africa.